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Team Fishel Brings Wireless Internet to Rural Arizona
Team Fishel Brings Wireless Internet to Rural Arizona

July 28, 2020

Team Fishel is an integral player in providing the necessary infrastructure to deliver high-speed internet throughout the country. While taken for granted in larger metropolitan areas, there are many locations still without access to b...

Florida Operation defines Team Fishel’s “expeditionary force”!
Florida Operation defines Team Fishel’s “expeditionary force”!

July 20, 2020

With offices in Tampa and Orlando, Team Fishel’s Florida operation serves a broad corridor of the Sunshine State from Tampa’s Gulf Coast to the Atlantic seaboard. The Florida division specializes in electric distribution and broadb...

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Team Fishel – Henderson brings 5G connectivity to Las Vegas Valley

July 06, 2020

Team Fishel’s Henderson, NV division opened for business in 2017 after being awarded a large multi-year project in the Las Vegas Valley. Through the efforts of an outstanding group of Teammates, the Henderson operation has adapted qu...

National Lineman Appreciation Day – a day to say “Thank You!”
National Lineman Appreciation Day – a day to say “Thank You!”

April 17, 2020

Saturday, April 18 is National Lineman Appreciation Day 2020! At Team Fishel, we believe it is an event to be celebrated by residents of every city, town and rural community throughout the nation. Although they seldom receive public ac...

Team Fishel Las Vegas – the Best Choice in Nevada!
Team Fishel Las Vegas – the Best Choice in Nevada!

March 18, 2020

When Team Fishel’s Western Region expanded to Nevada in the early 2000s, who knew for certain what the future would bring? Fast forward approximately 15 years. Today, our Las Vegas operation thrives as a respected provider of Electri...

Team Fishel Commercial Security is on the move!
Team Fishel Commercial Security is on the move!

March 05, 2020

Cybersecurity gets high priority in corporate boardrooms these days. With cyber threats frequently in the news, and more technology options than ever, it is no surprise that CIOs and IT Directors are taking charge of security systems f...

TechAdvantage® 2020 returns to New Orleans!
TechAdvantage® 2020 returns to New Orleans!

February 26, 2020

Join Team Fishel next week in The Big Easy for the 2020 TechAdvantage Experience. Scheduled for March 1-4 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, TechAdvantage promises once again to be an outstanding event.

Shared Core Values make a difference in the community
Shared Core Values make a difference in the community

January 30, 2020

Team Fishel’s Shared Core Values provide guidance that our Teammates can rely upon whether at work, at home, or in their communities. And while we often hear about Shared Core Values being applied on the job, their community impact i...

Team Fishel’s California operations deliver Fiber Network Services par excellence!
Team Fishel’s California operations deliver Fiber Network Services par excellence!

January 17, 2020

Think about all the communications technologies we take for granted: smart phones and TVs, streaming video, music on demand, and wireless home networks. It takes a powerful broadband infrastructure supported by state-of-the-art fiber n...

Arizona Teammates help young accident victim
Arizona Teammates help young accident victim

January 09, 2020

Two Fishel Teammates recently helped a young motorist involved in a nighttime vehicle accident on Arizona I-17. The motorist was frightened, disoriented and had also suffered blunt head trauma. While passing the scene, Prescott, AZ Tea...

Team Fishel’s Ohio Operation at the Heart of it All!
Team Fishel’s Ohio Operation at the Heart of it All!

December 11, 2019

When you consider Team Fishel’s Ohio operation, you can’t help but think about Ken Fishel, the man who started it all. Ken founded the company in 1936, installing telephone cable for AT&T. That early work firmly established Team Fi...

Team Fishel to attend IEC Annual Conference
Team Fishel to attend IEC Annual Conference

December 04, 2019

Team Fishel will exhibit at the Indiana Electric Cooperatives (IEC) 2019 Annual Meeting held December 9-10 at the Marriott Downtown Indianapolis. We look forward to meeting folks from the 38 member cooperatives serving much of the Hoos...

Kentucky Thanksgiving Food Drive has Another Successful Year!
Kentucky Thanksgiving Food Drive has Another Successful Year!

November 27, 2019

Teammates from Team Fishel’s Louisville/Lexington and Kentucky Technologies divisions joined forces once again for their annual Thanksgiving Food Drive. And once again, the program enjoyed great success as Teammates delivered food ba...

Team Fishel’s Kentucky operation covers all the bases!
Team Fishel’s Kentucky operation covers all the bases!

October 16, 2019

When it comes to utility construction, Team Fishel’s Kentucky operation covers all the bases. Leading with safety first and foremost, the division emphasizes that every Teammate is at the center of Team Fishel’s dynamic safety cult...

Team Fishel named CCS Safety Certified Contractor!
Team Fishel named CCS Safety Certified Contractor!

October 04, 2019

Team Fishel always leads with its #1 Shared Core Value – Be Accident Free. Our Teammates throughout the nation work hard to make Accident Free a reality every day. And when another organization recognizes our commitment to safety, it...

Team Fishel’s Arizona Operation a Telecom and Gas Powerhouse
Team Fishel’s Arizona Operation a Telecom and Gas Powerhouse

September 25, 2019

When the goal of business expansion took Team Fishel westward in the 1980s, Arizona became one of the first markets for development. It was a brilliant business decision. The nine-office Arizona division now has one of Team Fishel’s...

Team Fishel stands out in Electric Distribution construction
Team Fishel stands out in Electric Distribution construction

September 13, 2019

Team Fishel’s new capabilities video highlights our work in the Electric Distribution industry. Today, that work covers lots of ground! Fishel Teammates provide high performance service in both overhead and underground electric const...

Safety leads at 2019 Southern Company Safety Forum
Safety leads at 2019 Southern Company Safety Forum

September 05, 2019

Safety will command the podium at the Southern Company Safety Forum next week in Montgomery, Alabama. Held on September 11 & 12 at the Renaissance Montgomery Marriott Hotel, the Forum offers a broad agenda of safety-related presentatio...

The Best Choice for Utility Construction in Texas
The Best Choice for Utility Construction in Texas

September 03, 2019

Dallas-Fort Worth is one of the most important telecommunications centers in the U.S. The area’s “Telecom Corridor” is home to hundreds of carriers/service providers, many of which demand reliable, expert utility construction ser...

A brief look at Fishelosophy
A brief look at Fishelosophy

August 16, 2019

The worldwide business community offers many examples of outstanding corporate culture. The best most often began with the personal philosophy or vision of the company’s founder. With a corporate culture that has thrived for 83 years...

JL Malone introduces Transformer Start-Up Services
JL Malone introduces Transformer Start-Up Services

July 30, 2019

JL Malone, an operating subsidiary of The Fishel Company, recently added comprehensive Transformer Start-up Services to its capabilities. A well-known name in the electric substation construction industry, JL Malone has built electric...

Summer Safety Challenge an opportunity to 'OWN IT!'
Summer Safety Challenge an opportunity to 'OWN IT!'

July 12, 2019

Team Fishel’s 4th Annual Summer Safety Challenge kicked off in June and continues through Labor Day. As always, summer is our busiest work season, but it can be the most dangerous season as well. Longer work days and hotter weather c...

Happy 4th of July to all!
Happy 4th of July to all!

July 03, 2019

Independence Day brings backyard picnics or a day at the beach, tasty burgers and good, old fashioned grilled hot dogs, spectacular fireworks and fun for all! As we celebrate this 4th of July with family and friends, let’s take a mom...

Well prepared for Day 1 at IEEE ESMO!
Well prepared for Day 1 at IEEE ESMO!

June 25, 2019

The 2019 IEEE  ESMO Conference opened yesterday in Columbus, Ohio and Team Fishel was ready!  Our booth featured a series of banners focused on Team Fishel’s Utility Construction and Engineering services. Our display table was well...

SEE 2019 Trade Show opens next week in D.C.
SEE 2019 Trade Show opens next week in D.C.

June 19, 2019

Team Fishel heads for Washington, D.C. next week!  We will be exhibiting at the Southeastern Electric Exchange 2019 Annual Conference & Trade Show, June 26-27.  Held at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, SEE 2019 brings toge...

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Team Fishel ready for 2019 IEEE ESMO Conference!

June 12, 2019

Team Fishel is ready to go for ESMO 2019. The international conference is scheduled for June 24-27 in our home market of Columbus, Ohio and we’re excited about participating! Fishel Teammates will be on hand at Booth #525 throughout...

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Safety & HR Team for 2020 and Beyond

June 05, 2019

The Team Fishel Safety & HR Team has a plan in motion for the years ahead! Effective April 1, 2019, several Teammates assumed important leadership roles aimed at making Team Fishel the safest and Best Choice Utility Contractor in the i...

Team Fishel Honors 2019 JKLA Graduates
Team Fishel Honors 2019 JKLA Graduates

May 15, 2019

In April, Team Fishel celebrated the graduates of our 6th Jeff Keeler Leadership Academy (JKLA). The academy, named after our former Owner/CEO Jeff Keeler, was started in 2009 with the goal of developing our future leaders in mind. Th...

Team Fishel to exhibit at ASIS 40th Annual Seminar
Team Fishel to exhibit at ASIS 40th Annual Seminar

May 07, 2019

Team Fishel’s Commercial Security division will participate in the ASIS 40th Annual Seminar & Exhibit next week in Columbus, OH.  Sponsored by the Columbus Chapter of the American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS), the event fo...

Join Team Fishel at the ANMTA Spring Conference
Join Team Fishel at the ANMTA Spring Conference

May 02, 2019

Team Fishel visits New Mexico next week!  We will be exhibiting at the Arizona New Mexico Telecommunications Association Spring Conference, May 6-8. Held at the Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort in Santa Ana Pueblo, this year’s ANMTA Conf...

Team Fishel receives United Way Pinnacle Award!
Team Fishel receives United Way Pinnacle Award!

May 01, 2019

Team Fishel’s Dayton operation has received the 2019 Pinnacle Award from United Way of the Greater Dayton Area!Leading with our Shared Core ValuesTeam Fishel is proud to support United Way programs in Greater Dayton and in our operat...

The Best Choice for Utility Construction in Western PA!
The Best Choice for Utility Construction in Western PA!

April 26, 2019

Team Fishel’s Rochester, PA office specializes in utility construction for the Natural Gas Distribution, Electric Distribution and Telecommunications industries. Teammates from our Rochester operation provide best quality constructio...

Celebrating National Lineman Appreciation Day!
Celebrating National Lineman Appreciation Day!

April 19, 2019

Electric power is something that is easy to take for granted. Except for the occasional outage during a storm, power is always there when we need it. We are accustomed to seeing Lineworkers and bucket trucks at work in our communities...

TechAdvantage 2019 another winner!
TechAdvantage 2019 another winner!

March 21, 2019

Team Fishel is home again after exhibiting at the TechAdvantage 2019 Expo in Orlando. The Orange County Convention Center provided a perfect venue for the well-attended event and our Teammates made the most of it. The 3-day Expo ran Ma...

Team Fishel to exhibit at KGA Expo
Team Fishel to exhibit at KGA Expo

March 15, 2019

The Kentucky Gas Association will host its 12th Annual KGA Expo, March 19-20. Held at the Marriott Griffin Gate Resort in Lexington, this year’s event welcomes more than 350 professionals from Kentucky’s Natural Gas industry. Team...

Join Team Fishel in Orlando for TechAdvantage® 2019
Join Team Fishel in Orlando for TechAdvantage® 2019

February 27, 2019

The NRECA TechAdvantage® 2019 Conference and Expo is back in Orlando! Team Fishel is delighted to participate once again in this outstanding annual event. Scheduled for March 10-13 at the Orange County Convention Center, TechAdvantage...

Team Fishel Commercial Security keeps businesses safe
Team Fishel Commercial Security keeps businesses safe

February 12, 2019

Team Fishel’s Commercial Security division continues to grow, providing integrated security solutions to organizations throughout the Ohio/Kentucky region. Today our products include Access Control, Intrusion Protection and Video Mon...

Team Fishel Shared Core Values stand strong!
Team Fishel Shared Core Values stand strong!

February 01, 2019

New Year’s resolutions get lots of play every January. Folks think about them, write them down, and move forward with confidence. But despite best intentions, most resolutions have been long abandoned by the time the calendar changes...

Emergency Restoration Services in Team Fishel’s DNA
Emergency Restoration Services in Team Fishel’s DNA

January 29, 2019

When heavy snowstorms, hurricanes, or thunderstorms take out electric power, the affected communities need help immediately. Without lighting or electric appliances homes quickly become unlivable. Schools and hospitals cannot serve the...

Akron Office Toy Drive supports Summit County Children Services
Akron Office Toy Drive supports Summit County Children Services

January 17, 2019

Team Fishel’s newest office celebrated the holiday season with their local community in a truly wonderful way! Our Akron Teammates held a Toy Drive that produced more than $400 in toys for Summit County Children Services. The elves i...